Things To Do

Explore Central Otago

From water sports to exploring the mountain ranges, indulging at the local fruit-orchards and wine tasting, Cromwell is the central hub of Central Otago area and nestled between mountains, nearby plains and tucked up close to the magnificent Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown’s location ensures it has four distinct seasons to enjoy. From hot dry summers, lush spring and vibrant autumn displays of colour, to fresh alpine winters; the seasons may change, but Queenstown’s natural beauty and charm doesn’t.

When visiting Central Otago you can stay with Heritage at Heritage Collection Lake Resort Cromwell or Heritage Queenstown.

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Ski Queenstown

Skiers and snowboarders flock to Queenstown for an unparalleled New Zealand ski holiday on the slopes at The Remarkables, Coronet Peak, Treble Cone or Cardrona ski areas.

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Queenstown Adventure Activities

New Zealanders are arguably the world’s action sports pioneers and Queenstown is just a hop skip and bungy-jump from where some of the biggest adventure activities originated.

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Fruit Orchards & Wineries

Central Otago is known for it quality orchards and stone fruit.  Locally there are many orchards close by.  Or if you are interested in sampling some of the world famous local wine there is some of the regions famous wineries just down the road.

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Highlands Experience The Exception is a motorsport park featuring international-standard circuits.  So why not experience the exhilarating FASTlaps ride in a Porsche GT3 Cup Car, visit the National Motorsport Museum or try out the Go Kart Track.

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